Amitabh Bachchan has voiced Steven Spielberg film’s Hindi Version:- Amitabh Bachchan has voiced the Hindi version of a very famous movie The Big Friendly Giant which was directed by Steven Spielberg, an Hollywood Director. The 73-year-old star also tweeted about the same expressing his excitement for the project.
The tweet is as follows:-
T 2309 – Being the voice of the Big Friendly Giant of the Stephen Spielberg film in Hindi .. a fascinating tale .. pic.twitter.com/ii3icneNg4
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) July 6, 2016
Talking about The Big Friendly Giant, the movie is based on a novel authored by Roald Dahl in the year 1982. The novel had the same name as does the movie.
In the original version of the movie very famous and the Oscar winner star Mark Rylance, has played the character of the giant who is 24 feet tall but is very gentle. On the other hand, the very famous actress Ruby Barnhill played the role of Sophie who is an orphan but she becomes friend with the giant who is very friendly. Ruby Barnhill, daughter of a famous British Actor Paul Barnhill, is 11 years old British Schoolgirl, has never acted before but has done an amazing job in the movie and created a buzz all over when the movie was released. She also attended the Cannes Festival and was so amazed that she was the center of attraction to everyone there. The director was so awestruck to watch the spontaneity of Ruby and signed her for the movie right away. Ruby on the other hand said that she very nervous and literally shaking on the day of audition.
For the Hindi version, the role of Sophie has been voiced by Parineeti Chopra.
Recalling the meeting of Amitabh Bachchan and Steven Spielberg in an event that was held in Mumbai, both seemed to enjoy a great conversation and had great time. The 69-year-old director, Steven Spielberg is famous for his works like Lincoln, Jaws. Lincoln was also nominated for the Oscars. At that time the American film maker was interviewed by Amitabh post which a special Q and A session was also conducted with the Indian directors and movie makers.
The Indian fans will have to wait for some time till the movie is released in Hindi in India.